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Early Birds: Knesset Celebrates 15th of Shvat on 10th

12 Shevat 5776 – January 21, 2016
The Knesset was founded on Tu Bishvat, 5709, February 14, 1949.

European Jewish Congress President Tells Putin Jewish Exodus from Europe Is Coming

"Statistically, the position of Jews in Europe is the worst since the end of WWII," Kantor said.

Violent Mob of 20 Crash Former Shabak Head London Talk [video]

11 Shevat 5776 – January 20, 2016
Baroness Williams tweeted: “Appalled to hear reports of violent protests at Kings College Israel Society meeting yesterday. Totally unacceptable.”

The Year in US On-Campus Anti-Semitism: 302 Acts at 109 Schools in 28 States

In addition, AMCHA announced a dynamic, 2016 incident tracker that will be updated in real time.

71 British Doctors Demand Banning Israel’s Medical Association

MK Anat Berko suggested establishing a "special forces" unit to act to solve this issue around the world.

Lord George Weidenfeld, 96, Passes Away

Lord Weidenfeld was known as a major philanthropist in the Jewish world, but also among Christians.

Jewish Teen Arrested for Church Vandalism

A Jewish teen was arrested for two incidents of vandalism at a Christian church in Jerusalem.

Istanbul Synagogue Sprayed With Anti-Israel Grafitti

Of the nine synagogues in Istanbul's Balat section, only two remain in active use.

Fourth Shoe Dropping: State Dept. Supports Settlement Products Labeling

Some of us felt like the guy getting mugged on the street and the mugger is insisting he's just borrowing some cash. And the watch, please.

95-Year-Old Paramedic on Trial for 3,681 Auschwitz Murders

10 Shevat 5776 – January 19, 2016
"What are you going to do – let them off?"

Israeli Health Ministry: Abortion Rate Down

Half the pregnancy terminations in 2014 were in cases in which the conception was done under criminal circumstances.

NGO Monitor Hopes for Transparency with Database on Foreign Support to Israeli NGOs

Twenty of the 27 NGOs that were examined in NGO Monitor’s report, receive more than half of their donations from foreign governments.

Gay Avek — National LGBTQ Task Force Cancels Reception of Israeli Homosexuals

"As LGBTQ people, we are all too familiar with being oppressed through shaming, the closet, and imposed silence."

Hungarians Denounce Oscar-Nominated ‘Son of Saul’ as ‘Jewish Propaganda’

9 Shevat 5776 – January 18, 2016
Some Hungarians are calling it "Holokamu" (Holocaust con or hoax).

Justice Minister Wins Battle Against Chief Rabbi over Appointment of Rabbinate Judges

As of Monday morning, JNi.media has learned that the attempt to change the rules of selecting permanent rabbinic judges has been rescinded, due mostly to the stern response of the Justice Minister.

ACNP Calling on AG, Justice, to Investigate Liel’s Anti-Israel Subversion [video]

8 Shevat 5776 – January 17, 2016
"Liel's actions are a blatant undermining of Israeli democracy and constitute political subversion."

Netanyahu Looking to Match Israeli, US Foreign-Sponsored NGO Laws

"The bill should require reporting starting with the first shekel or the first dollar coming from foreign governments."

American Jew Bob Levinson Sacrificed, 5 Other Americans Freed From Iran

Bob Levinson is abandoned as 5 U.S. hostages are freed from Iran on the nuclear deal "implementation day."

Terror Attack Thwarted Outside Jerusalem Synagogue

Three Arab teen terrorists failed in an attempt to attack a crowded Jerusalem synagogue.

London Ultra-Orthodox School to Shut Down for Being Too Jewish

7 Shevat 5776 – January 16, 2016
The ultra-Orthodox school has the right to appeal the decision but has not yet done so.

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